Derrek Lee hit his 300th homer, Marlon Byrd and Geovany Soto each connected twice and the Chicago Cubs showed some surprising pop to power past the... Read more
There's no telling how long the changes will last, but what is known is that this isn't Rickie Weeks' preference.
The Milwaukee Brewers second... Read more
Before they even threw a pitch in this Sox-Cubs series, the verbal punches started flying. Between Lou Piniella and Steve Stone.
The Cubs... Read more
It's not the cage match between manager and general manager going on across town, but it might be only a matter of time before something gives on... Read more
The 2007 season started out as badly as the current one for the Cubs, who were 28-35 after 63 games that season, just as they were going into... Read more
Cubs players can look at the horizon all they want, but no help is on the way this time around.
What reinforcements they're going to get to help... Read more
As the Wrigley Field crowd squeezed down the ramps after Thursday's game, with familiar tones of ''Go Cubs Go'' serenading the exiting fans, a... Read more
Even with a big three-run homer from rookie Tyler Colvin and a solo shot from Derrek Lee highlighting a four-run ninth Friday, the Cubs came up a... Read more
What a good team the Cubs can be when they play like a good team.
''You score early and get good pitching, you deserve to win,'' manager Lou... Read more
SEATTLE -- As the countdown toward imminent trades of Kosuke Fukudome and others continues into late June, the race was on to see which comes... Read more
SEATTLE -- When the Cubs got down to the bottom of the 13th inning, with two outs, a man on base and lefty-hitting Michael Saunders at the plate... Read more
Carlos Zambrano has far exceeded the point of being able to effectively apologize to his Cubs teammates for his string of me-first, team-trashing... Read more
A suspended Cubs player having dinner with the other team's manager. The Cubs manager calling a team meeting and inviting the players to take free... Read more
Here's one of the biggest problems for the Cubs -- Carlos Zambrano is huge.
That's right, if the suspended pitcher were a troubled,... Read more
His teammates haven't spoken to Carlos Zambrano since the Friday dugout tirade that put in motion what could be a career-changing series of events... Read more
So the Cubs put a psychologist on the payroll for the first time this year, and less than halfway through the season, that's when Carlos Zambrano... Read more
The way things have gone for the Cubs this season, right-hander Randy Wells might have pitched a no-hitter and lost Saturday.
Despite holding... Read more
Playing in the major leagues always was Marlon Byrd's goal, one fueled by the trips between the majors and minors that marked his early... Read more
PHOENIX -- Carlos Silva admitted some disappointment with not being selected for what would have been his first All-Star Game. ''Maybe a little... Read more
PHOENIX -- It hasn't been easy, he said. It definitely wasn't what he expected. And the way this season has gone might make it the most trying of... Read more
PHOENIX -- A 5.4 magnitude earthquake shook Southern California just a few hours before the Cubs headed to Los Angeles on Wednesday... Read more
LOS ANGELES -- That was quick.
Coming off a three-game sweep in the desert, the Cubs' longest winning streak since May disappeared into the... Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Ted Lilly didn't do much for his trade value Friday night, and a rare seven-run output by the lineup couldn't do enough to help... Read more
LOS ANGELES -- As the Cubs likely look to move veteran players and big contracts in the next month or so with an eye toward a leaner, meaner -- and... Read more
Lou Piniella's Cubs always have been a second-half team. The numbers from his first three seasons show it.
But Piniella's Cubs never have been... Read more
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